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From Robert Coli <rc...@eventbrite.com>
Subject Re: Cassandra 1.2.9 cluster with vnodes is heavily unbalanced.
Date Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:35:42 GMT
On Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 7:03 AM, Richard Low <richard@wentnet.com> wrote:

> I think what has happened is that Cassandra was started with num_tokens =
> 1, then shutdown and num_tokens set to 256.  When this happens, the first
> time Cassandra chooses a single random token.  Then when restarted it
> splits the token into 256 adjacent ranges.
>

Suruchi,

By which mechanism did you install Cassandra? I ask out of concern that
there may be an issue in the some packaging leading to the above sequence
of events.

=Rob

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